Check-out our "Friends"

... and it's not just downtowners who love our riverfront. FfOR is proud to help sponsor Winter Arts @ The Shops of Saddle Creek South.

To get there: start @ the Mississippi River. Follow Poplar east to West Street.

Open daily, Nov. 27 - Dec. 24.

Greetings from the Memphis Cobblestone Landing

Friends for Our Riverfront is thankful for all of you who love and care about our riverfront - its past, present, and future.

The Cobblestone Landing is known as "Memphis's most treasured historic river resource." It has been in continuous use for 150 years and is listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

Greetings from Appalachicola

where they take stormwater run-off seriously.
Sent from a "Friend"

Appalachicola, FL was once the 3rd busiest port in the Gulf of Mexico (behind New Orleans and Mobile). In the late 19th century and early 1900s, the sponge trade was the major industry. Today more than 90% of Florida's oyster production is harvested from Appalachicola Bay. Visitors are attracted by its charm, authenticity, and outdoor living.

Broad Str. Put "sustainability" on Display

"A New Face for an Old Broad" gave us a preview of simple changes that can make our city more sustainable. It was part "pop-up" community and part street festival - a peek at what a sustainable Memphis neighborhood might look like. Here are some photos: Read more ยป

Take the Bike/Walk Survey

How great it would be to see our riverfront connected North to South for bikers and walkers!! Click HERE to fill out the survey.